Conference 2018 Programme

The BLMA 2018 programme is as follows:  (download here: 2018 BLMA AGM-2)

Saturday 27th January, Wheeler Hall, St. Anne’s Cathedral, Leeds LS2 8BE

0830 – 0900             Coffee & Registration

0900 – 1000             Annual General Meeting of BLMA (members welcome)

1000 – 1015             Welcome and introductions

1015 – 1045             Role of Dietician in Lourdes & Caring for Pilgrims with Diabetes  

                                                                                                                    Maureen Wilson

1045 – 1100             Tea/Coffee

1100 – 1200             Musculo-Skeletal Disorder Prevention                          Nigel Franks

1200 – 1215             Discussion

1215 – 1300             Data Protection Changes

1300 – 1400             Lunch Mezzanine Lounge Radisson Blu Hotel

1400 – 14:30            HCPT   Update                                                              Dr Mitul Patel

1430 – 1530             Research Update                                                          Dr. Jenny Klimiuk

1530 – 1600             Reflection on a theme                                                   Rev. Paul Moxon

1600 – 1630             Discussion & Close  

1800                           VIGIL MASS                   St. Anne’s Cathedral

Sunday 28th January      Mezzanine Lounge, Radisson Blu Hotel, The Headrow, Leeds,  LS1 8TL

1000 -1045               Workshop 1:  Training Days – What to Include/What is essential?

1045 – 1130             Workshop 2:  Who is the ‘assisted pilgrim?’ Who do we treat? Use of trackers for vulnerable pilgrims

1130                         Discussion

1230                         Conference Close